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Rivertrees Country Inn

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Perfect! I thought I was just booking my "layover" hotel but I could of stayed here for days. Beautiful lush grounds, walking trails, large tasteful rooms, swimming pool and amazing Pizza! There's plenty to do in and around Arusha and organized day trips, you should take advantage if you have any extra day or 2. If not it makes a...

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Dassel, MN
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rivertrees is a lovely country inn, with beautiful grounds and comfortable bungalows tucked into the foliage. It has an inviting entrance and lounge, beautiful open-air dining spaces, and friendly, helpful staff. The rooms are spacious and well-appointed, and the bathrooms are luxurious. If possible, plan to take some time just to enjoy it rather than coming in at night and...

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Orange, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a night here in preparation immediately before embarking on a safari. Was delighted to be escorted to a lovely bungalow with fresh flowers and full amenities. Dinner that night was served at an open air dining hall. Wine, dinner and cocktails were available. The rooms are very comfortable and the added plus of breakfast included the following morning. We...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first and last night in Arusha were spent at the Rivertrees Country Inn. The grounds are lush. Big beautiful trees often noisy with monkeys shade the property. There is plenty of outdoor seating and a stream that runs near by.

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Geddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our travel agent's original itinerary had us arriving at Rivertrees at 11pm and leaving to go on safari at 6am the following morning but when we saw the details of the accommodation and grounds we decided it would be a great place to stay for an extra 24 hours to unwind from our journey. The best decision ever ! We...

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Rivertrees coming and going from our safari. I might be the best game in town as Arusha appeared to have little else to offer at this level. The staff was working hard to please and the rooms were clean and comfortable. The rooms have no phones. clocks or a/c. they did have ceiling fans, but they...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like most people , we used this hotel after our international flight late arrival to sleep over night ,before taking our early morning flight to the Serengeti the next morning . We were not so please with our brief stay. We decided to come back anyway to spend the day on our return trip. As we had 9 hours to...

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Sydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I said to each other as we were walking around the property...if we come back to Tanzania we are definitely coming back and making sure it's not one night but days! Pure oasis at Rivertrees Country Inn.

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Rivertrees, General Manager at Rivertrees Country Inn, responded to this review

Dear k_a_justin, Many thanks for your review! We truly hope to have the pleasure to welcome you in the future for a longer stay with us so you could enjoy everything we have to offer! Warm Wishes from the GM team.

Milwaukee, WI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Rivertrees twice on our Safari in Tanzania - a short lived 3 hours on our arrival and a day and half at the end. At the end of our Safari, our host at Rivertree, Baraka, went out of his way to accommodate us. Our plane was leaving at 2:30 a.m. We paid for late check-out but asked...

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Rivertrees, General Manager at Rivertrees Country Inn, responded to this review

Dear Docsid, Thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are delighted to hear about your pleasant stay with us. Kindest Regards from the GM team.

Saratoga, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the rooms, the environment and the food at Rivertrees. I have been there twice in the last two years and miss it already. If you are heading out for safari but need a nice place to stay before or after your long road rides, this is an awesome place.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rivertrees lies nestled in the foothills of Mount Meru, in view of Mount Kilimanjaro. This peaceful country estate combines old-world ambience, African country elegance, excellent farm cuisine, personal service and genuine warmth from your hosts.The inn offers tranquility enhanced with contemporary conveniences, ideal for rejuvenation following stressful overseas travel or deep relaxation after a long safari or strenuous climb up Mount Kilimanjaro or Mount Meru. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rivertrees Country Inn

Address: Near USA-River Village, Arusha, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Arusha Region > Arusha
Price Range: $201 - $827 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Rivertrees Country Hotel Arusha
Arusha Country Inn
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#1 Spa Hotel in Arusha
#4 Business Hotel in Arusha
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“I believe they still have a couple of larger bungalows that might be good for families.”
 of 5 bubbles moxiesmom_9, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“these are bungalow accommodations. Would suggest one further from the dining hall for added quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles D_C398, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room near the stream, the sound is soothing at night.”
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 of 5 bubbles J8717VZcarolh, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Cottage #2 was beautiful and a short walk to the restaurant and front desk.”
 of 5 bubbles Docsid, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a little walk from the main restaurant which was great as it allowed a quick wander in the grounds before our departure.”
 of 5 bubbles david_d_sutcliffe, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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